The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 134 129 154
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.55% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1961 1634 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.20% 76.79% 73.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1240 1560
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Operations Management
East of England

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region.

Operations Management Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth +9 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Operations Management
East of England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) C
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) AWK
4 5 (27.78%) UNIX
4 5 (27.78%) Product Management
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) Korn
5 4 (22.22%) VBA
5 4 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Sun
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (16.67%) SLA
6 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) AIX

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Head of IT
1 7 (38.89%) Head of Operations
1 7 (38.89%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Backup Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
1 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
1 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.56%) Celerra
1 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Product Management
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) BCP
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) AWK
4 4 (22.22%) Korn
4 4 (22.22%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) HND
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) SRDF
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Sun
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) BEA
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) StorageTek
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.56%) VocaLink